Prevention

how to stop severe bleeding May 20, 2019

How to stop severe bleeding: What to do in an emergency

Knowing how to stop bleeding on the spot could save a life.

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Prevention Safety

summer workout May 13, 2019

3 ways to cool down after a summer workout

Rising temps (and humidity) mean your body is at an increased risk for heat exhaustion.…

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Fitness Prevention

scad May 1, 2019

SCAD: What women should know about this cause of heart attacks

Spontaneous coronary artery dissection is an important cause of heart attack for young women to understand.

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Heart & Vascular Prevention Women's Health

A woman hugs a young girl. April 24, 2019

A pediatrician answers questions about measles, vaccines and protecting families

Measles outbreaks threaten children's health. What to know about this potentially serious illness.

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Children Prevention

lung cancer screening April 22, 2019

Who should be screened for lung cancer?

High-tech imaging can detect lung cancer in its early stages, when it's most treatable.

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Cancer Prevention Smoking

Woman figuring out how to dispose of medication. April 19, 2019

Spring cleaning? Here’s how to dispose of medications properly

Leftover medications can easily get into the wrong hands; here's how often to assess.

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Children Prevention Safety

Mother and daughter cooking healthy meal and encouraging healthy living April 11, 2019

New guidelines recommend colonoscopy at 45

You should get screened for colorectal cancer earlier than initially recommended. Here’s what you need to know.

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Digestive Prevention

signs of sudden cardiac arrest April 2, 2019

Don’t ignore the early warning signs of sudden cardiac arrest

New findings suggest that patients who respond to early symptoms could save their lives.

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Heart & Vascular Prevention

March 19, 2019

Children’s bike helmet safety facts: 7 quick tips

Wearing a helmet is the best way a child can avoid head injury in case of a bike accident. Here's what else to know.

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Prevention Safety